Ocean acidification threatens global shellfish stocks (video)

Global shellfish populations are under increasing pressure brought about by ocean acidification. Scientists from the British Antarctic Survey say that oysters, mussels and crabs are finding it more difficult to develop their shells, making them vulnerable to predators and an overall decline that could impact other parts of the ecosystem. Jim Drury reports.

Jim Drury, Reuters, 6 August 2012. Video.

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